Nominate Books for Book of the Month (see restrictions)

Members of the forum choose and read a new book every month together, and then discuss it. You can nominate a book to be book of the month using the book's page on Bookshelves. Simply click the link that says 'Nominate for book of the month' on the left side of the book's Bookshelves page near the social sharing buttons. Don't be scared to nominate, as you can change your nomination to a different book if you think of something better.
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Re: Nominate Books for Book of the Month (see restrictions)

Post by Reading lady » 04 Oct 2014, 07:43

I would like to nominate a book but I haven't a clue how to find the Amazon sales rank of a book. Can someone help? Thanks
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Post by Fran » 04 Oct 2014, 08:13

Reading lady wrote:I would like to nominate a book but I haven't a clue how to find the Amazon sales rank of a book. Can someone help? Thanks
When you select a specific book if you scroll down the screen past the "Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought" you will find the product details and the last line is the Amazon ranking - at least that's where it is on my Amazon account. :)
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Post by Reading lady » 04 Oct 2014, 08:26

Thanks. I was misunderstanding that point. When I read "have an Amazon sales rank better than 200,000" I thought it was referring to the volume of sales. Now I am clear and would like to nominate the book The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein. This is worth the read. Is this where I nominate it?
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Post by Gravy » 06 Oct 2014, 20:04

Are we still nominating then?
I wasn't sure because there was no vote or anything.
I thought it might have changed.
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Post by Reading lady » 06 Oct 2014, 20:12

I haven't been able to find where we vote this month either but I thought it was just me. I have trouble finding things on this site.
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Post by Gravy » 06 Oct 2014, 20:48

Reading lady wrote:I haven't been able to find where we vote this month either but I thought it was just me. I have trouble finding things on this site.
I nominated for it so I was interested to see how it would go.
There's a banner saying that the November BOTM is Prophase.
I don't know.
I thought they got tired of people not following the rules or something :lol:
Just thought I'd ask. I'm still very interested in this.
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Post by gali » 06 Oct 2014, 22:17

The book for this month is indeed Prophase. here will be a vote for December BOTM.
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Post by Gravy » 07 Oct 2014, 00:21

gali wrote:The book for this month is indeed Prophase. here will be a vote for December BOTM.
Thank you gali :)

Now I can try to think of a book...
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Post by Scott » 08 Oct 2014, 19:00

Okay I have posted the topic to vote for the December book of the month.

You can continue to use this topic to post new nominations. As of the time of this post, new nominations are for January.
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Post by rssllue » 08 Oct 2014, 19:03

Thank you very much! I was waiting for my first vote!
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Post by gali » 09 Oct 2014, 00:15

I would like to nominate "The Snow Child" by Eowyn Ivey.
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Post by rssllue » 09 Oct 2014, 00:32

I would like to put up Thr3e by Ted Dekker for nomination for the book-of-the-month.
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Post by craftshley » 17 Oct 2014, 21:35

I would love to see Ready Player One by Ernest Cline.
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Post by ALynnPowers » 21 Oct 2014, 04:29

I would like to nominate The Poppet and the Lune (An Original Fairy Tale) by Madeline Claire Franklin.

((Eeep! Juts saw the sale ranking on Amazon... a bit lower than the requirement. Dang!))

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Post by Gravy » 21 Oct 2014, 06:24

ALynnPowers wrote:I would like to nominate The Poppet and the Lune (An Original Fairy Tale) by Madeline Claire Franklin.

((Eeep! Juts saw the sale ranking on Amazon... a bit lower than the requirement. Dang!))

The ranking I saw was well above the requirement.
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